Hello everyone! With everything that is going around lately, we all decided it would be so fun to have us, teachers, read our students stories. And it's my pleasure to read you a beautiful, fun story in Portuguese. "Um novo amigo" tells the story of a boy, Duda, who didn't have any friends nearby to … Continue reading Read aloud: "Um novo amigo"
Hey there! As you all know, we have been invited to represent our DLI Portuguese program in this year's DSU International Festival. It's going to take place on March 28, in the afternoon: We have decided to sing the song "Caranguejo não é peixe", and here is the link to the song we'll be singing: … Continue reading DSU International Festival – Song & Slides
Hello everyone! As we are studying about different ways to Tell Time in digital & analog clocks, I'm sharing with you a couple of videos that use that vocabulary in Portuguese. Have fun! Professora Figueiredo https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gw-XH6t2rJg https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=znWMLos2AbQ&t=2s
Hello!!! Considering Spring Break is around the corner, I put together a few words we'll be working on this month. You can either download the slides or PDF file and have fun with it. Some of the words are pretty close to English, others are almost self-explanatory with the icon and examples. Either way, exposure … Continue reading Frequent words – March
Hey there! While browsing for some Valentine's books in Portuguese online, I came across this blog that has a collection of books called Pequenas Lições (Small Lessons) and they're pretty fun, and aimed at developing social & emotional intelligence. The one below is called "O que é o amor?" (What is love?). It would be … Continue reading Book: O que é o amor? (Coleção Pequenas Lições)
Hello everyone! This is a very cool visual cue to help remember members of the family in Portuguese. I also added sentences to every flash card with adjectives and the pronouns in bold. Students can use them to read the sentences out loud, or even practice using different adjectives to describe their family members! Hope … Continue reading Flash cards – family members
Hello everyone! Since we are talking about the weather in our Science topic of the month, I'm sharing these two videos with you. They are songs with very helpful vocabulary for kids to remember some verbs and adjectives that are common to each season. Let's get them checking those out! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IEKJ-TkWAok https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i9X2K4sfPE0 Hope you enjoy … Continue reading Weather: Seasons in Songs
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AJtyoLazYrQ Here's the video so the kids can practice on our Christmas song this year! It'll be so much fun!
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iNBm8gZ1Tw8 Song about the habitats and the animals living in them. Kids got a copy of the lyrics, but you can also download the pdf below: vida-de-bicho-musicaDownload
Whether you would like to print those, or just have your kid practice on the words, (making sentences, repeating, telling stories, they can get super creative on those), this is a pretty helpful set. These flash cards are sitting in my classroom throughout the month, so if you wanna get in the spirit of "Dia … Continue reading Halloween vocabulary – flash cards